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True Local Hero: An interview with the Nelson Food Cupboard

The Nelson Food Cupboard has a long-standing commitment to providing their clients with healthy, fresh foods. When they purchase food, they are making a significant commitment to buying from local farmers. NFC is open 2 … Continue reading True Local Hero: An interview with the Nelson Food Cupboard

Q & A with the Kootenay Local Agricultural Society

This summer, you’ll once again see the Kootenay Mountain Grown (KMG) label on some of our produce. This special designation belongs to the certifying arm of a unique and exciting local agricultural organisation called the … Continue reading Q & A with the Kootenay Local Agricultural Society

True Local Food

Finding truly local food just got easier! In May 2013, the Canadian Food Inspection Agencies announced a new interim definition of the word “Local.”  http://inspection.gc.ca/food/labelling/other-requirements/claims-and-statements/local-food-claims/eng/1368135927256/1368136146333 The CFIA’s new ‘interim definition’ of local includes anything sourced … Continue reading True Local Food